CATEGORY: STUDENT SUPPORT

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6 tips to beat the winter blues

U-M expert shares ways to deal with the doldrums.
Published 1.16.2023
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Prescription for success

At the University of Michigan’s nationally recognized College of Pharmacy, students are gaining early exposure to the field and helping to drive important discoveries about medications and the ways they behave in our bodies, thanks, in part, to donor support.
Published 1.16.2023

Giving Tuesday: Med students bring preventative care to underserved with community support

Wolverine Street Medicine helps fill the health care gap in SE Michigan thanks to a big response on the world’s largest day of giving.
Published 11.15.2022
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Hardwired to help

U-M psychologist and author Stephanie Preston discusses the evolutionary roots of altruism, why helping others helps us, and how to thrive in this giving season.
Published 11.15.2022

Schools of the future

Despite the problems facing education, Elizabeth Birr Moje, dean of the School of Education, believes that out of turbulence and disruption can come transformative educational opportunities. And transforming the landscape is exactly what she and the school are setting out to do.
Published 9.13.2022
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‘Lift as we climb’

Celebrating the impact of Black philanthropy at U-M.
Published 8.29.2022
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Supporting our troops

With philanthropic support, U-M’s Veteran & Military Services provides scholarships, peer mentoring, emergency financial assistance, academic workshops, social events, and more, to help military students transition to life on campus.
Published 5.10.2022
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‘We’re all in this together’

For Audrey Yung (Engineering Class of 2024), the Hong Kong Alumni Scholarship not only aids with tuition—it also makes her feel at home from half a world away.
Published 5.2.2022
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More than 10,000 donors take part in U-M’s eighth Giving Blueday

Students, faculty, alumni, and friends gave more than $4.3 million to support what they love about U-M during the 24-hour day of giving.
Published 3.23.2022
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Donor support helps student-athletes pursue their Olympic dreams

Six U-M Olympic medalists received donor-funded scholarships during their time at Michigan. Get to know more about them and how philanthropy helped propel their success.
Published 8.24.2021